Wichita Information

Wichita Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Wichita, KS

General Wichita Information

State: Kansas

County: Sedgwick County

Close cities: Kechi, KS, Eastborough, KS, Wichita, KS, Park City, KS, Maize, KS, Derby, KS, Valley Center, KS, Andover, KS, Bel Aire, KS, Greenwich, KS, Haysville, KS

Wichita Population (census data)
Total 361,420 (+3.7% since 2000)
Male 178,045 (49.3%)
Female 183,375 (50.7%)

Population Density: 2,662 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.7 (US Avg is 100)

Wichita Elevation: 1,305 feet above sea level

Land Area: 135.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,696

Zip Codes: 67277, 67278, 67276, 67215, 67206, 67211, 67220, 67228, 67202, 67223, 67275, 67209, 67227, 67230, 67210, 67203, 67217, 67204, 67218, 67207, 67235, 67214, 67226, 67205, 67232, 67260, 67216, 67201, 67219, 67213, 67212, 67208, 67251, 67259, 67256, 67257, 67147, 67233, 67231, and 67236.

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Wichita Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (71.7%)
  • Black (11.4%)
  • Hispanic (9.6%)
  • Other race (5.1%)
  • Two or more races (3.1%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Vietnamese (2.0%)
  • Other Asian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.7%)
  • Irish (9.8%)
  • English (9.7%)
  • United States (8.5%)
  • French (2.8%)
  • Dutch (1.9%)
Foriegn Born: 27,938 people (7.7%)
  • Latin America (55.7%)
  • Asia (44.3%)

Local Wichita Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, Kansas City Chiefs
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: Kansas State University, Wichita State University

Wichita School Information

High Schools
Campus High Haysville (2100 W 55th Street South, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Haysville District)
East High (2301 E Douglas, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Heights High (5301 N Hillside, Wichita, KS, 67219 - Wichita District)
Metro Boulevard Alternative High (751 George Wash Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Metro Meridian Alternative High (301 South Meridian, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Metro Midtown Alternative High (640 N Emporia, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
North High (1437 Rochester, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Northeast Magnet High School (1847 N Chautauqua, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Northwest High (1220 N Tyler Road, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
South High (701 W 33rd South, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Southeast High (903 South Edgemoor, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
West High (820 South Osage, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Middle Schools
Allison Traditional Magnet Middle (221 South Seneca, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Brooks Magnet Middle School (3802 E 27th N, Wichita, KS, 67220 - Wichita District)
Coleman Middle School (1544 N Governeour, Wichita, KS, 67206 - Wichita District)
Curtis Middle School (1031 South Edgemoor, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
Hadley Middle School (1101 Dougherty, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Hamilton Middle School (1407 South Broadway, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Jardine Middle School Magnet (3550 Ross Parkway, Wichita, KS, 67210 - Wichita District)
Marshall Middle School (1510 Payne, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Mayberry Magnet Middle School (207 South Sheridan, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Mead Middle School (2601 E Skinner, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Pleasant Valley Middle School (2220 W 29th N, Wichita, KS, 67204 - Wichita District)
Robinson Middle School (328 N Oliver, Wichita, KS, 67208 - Wichita District)
Stucky Middle School (4545 N Broadview Circle, Wichita, KS, 67220 - Wichita District)
Truesdell Middle School (2464 South Glenn, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Wilbur Middle School (340 N Tyler Road, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Elementary Schools
Adams Elementary (1002 N Oliver, Wichita, KS, 67208 - Wichita District)
Allen Elementary (1881 South Elpyco, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
Anderson Elementary (2945 Victoria, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Wichita District)
Beech Elementary (1830 South Cypress, Wichita, KS, 67207 - Wichita District)
Benton Elementary (338 South Woodchuck Lane, Wichita, KS, 67209 - Wichita District)
Black Traditional Magnet Elementary (1045 High, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Bostic Traditional Magnet Elementary (8103 E Gilbert, Wichita, KS, 67207 - Wichita District)
Buckner Performing Arts Magnet Elementary (3530 E 27th N, Wichita, KS, 67220 - Wichita District)
Caldwell Elementary (1441 South Edgemoor, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
Cessna Elementary (2101 W 45th South, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Chisholm Trail Elementary (6015 Independence, Wichita, KS, 67219 - Wichita District)
Clark Elementary (650 South Apache, Wichita, KS, 67207 - Wichita District)
Cleaveland Traditional Magnet Elementary (3345 W 33rd South, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Cloud Elementary (1205 W 26th N, Wichita, KS, 67204 - Wichita District)
College Hill Elementary (211 N Clifton, Wichita, KS, 67208 - Wichita District)
Colvin Elementary (2820 South Roosevelt, Wichita, KS, 67210 - Wichita District)
Earhart Environ Magnet Elementary (4401 N Arkansas, Wichita, KS, 67204 - Wichita District)
Emerson Open Magnet Elementary (2330 W 15th, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Enterprise Elementary (3605 South Gold, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Franklin Elementary (214 South Elizabeth, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Gammon Elementary (3240 N Rushwood, Wichita, KS, 67226 - Wichita District)
Gardiner Elementary (1951 South Laura, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Griffith Elementary (1802 South Bluff, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
Harry Street Elementary (1605 South Market, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Hyde International Studies/Commun Elementary Magnet (210 N Oliver, Wichita, KS, 67208 - Wichita District)
Irving Elementary (1642 N Market, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Isely Traditional Magnet Elementary (2500 E 18th Street, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Jackson Elementary (2717 N Woodlawn, Wichita, KS, 67220 - Wichita District)
Jefferson Elementary (4615 E Orme, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
Kensler Elementary (1030 Wilbur Lane, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Lawrence Elementary (3440 W Maple, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Lewis Open Magnet Elementary (3030 South Osage, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Lincoln Elementary (1210 South Topeka, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Linwood Elementary (1654 South Hydraulic, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
McCollom Elementary (1201 Waddington Avenue, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
McLean Science/Tech Magnet Elementary (2277 Marigold Lane, Wichita, KS, 67204 - Wichita District)
Minneha Core Knowledge Elementary (701 N Webb Road, Wichita, KS, 67206 - Wichita District)
Mueller Elementary (2821 E 24th N, Wichita, KS, 67219 - Wichita District)
O K Elementary (1607 N West, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Oaklawn Elementary (5000 South Clifton, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Derby District)
Oatville Elementary (4335 South Hoover, Wichita, KS, 67215 - Haysville District)
Park Elementary (1025 N Main, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Paul B Cooper Elementary (4625 Juniper, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Derby District)
Payne Elementary (1601 South Edwards, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Peterson Elementary (9710 W Central, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Pleasant Valley Elementary (2000 W 29th N, Wichita, KS, 67204 - Wichita District)
Seltzer Elementary (11660 E Lincoln, Wichita, KS, 67207 - Wichita District)
Stanley Elementary (1749 South Martinson, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Washington Accelerated Learning Elementary (1600 E 3rd, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
White Elementary (5148 South Kansas, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Wichita District)
Wineteer Elementary (8801 Ent Drive, Wichita, KS, 67210 - Derby District)
Woodland Health / Wellness Magnet Elementary (1705 Salina, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Woodman Elementary (2500 Hiram, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Other/Private Schools
Alcott Academy (3400 E Murdock, Wichita, KS, 67208 - Wichita District)
Bryant Core Knowledge Magnet (4702 W Ninth, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Dodge Literacy Magnet (4801 W 2nd, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Greiffenstein Special Education Center (1221 E Galena Suite 329, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Wichita District)
Harris Communications Magnet (706 N Armour Drive, Wichita, KS, 67206 - Wichita District)
Horace Mann Dual Language Magnet (1243 N Market, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Kelly Liberal Arts Academy (3143 South Millwood, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
L'ouverture Computer Technology Magnet (1539 N Ohio, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Levy Special Education Center (400 N Woodchuck, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Riverside Cultural Arts / History Magnet (1001 Porter, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Sowers Special Education Center (2400 Wassall, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Wichita District)
Spaght Accelerated Magnet Academy (2316 E 10th, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Wells Special Education Center (1221 E Galena Suite 373, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Wichita District)

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